Professor Farnsworth's Glasses
I do a Professor Farnsworth, from Futurama, cosplay. It is a fun cosplay. It is THE MOST COMFORTABLE COSPLAY EVER. I have a box for a prop. The box is great for shopping. It can hold a average size print, without folding or rolling it up or anything.
First I wear prescription glasses. So I purchased some glasses online to use for the structure of the glasses. If you don't need glasses you can get non-prescription glasses.
Online they list the width of the lens as 43 mm. The lens are circles so the diameter of the lens is 43 mm. That is 1.6 inchs. I purchased some 1.5 inch diameter mailing tubes.
I had some trouble cutting them. I recommend rolling up some cardboard and putting it inside to make it a little stronger and easier to cut.
Once I cut the tube to the right length (about 1 inch). I spray painted the tube with glass frosting spray paint.
Then I cut some 1/8 inch clear acrylic from Lowes into circles. And glued them onto the front of the tube. I then glued the tubes to the glasses. And DONE